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CNN
Aug 9, 2013 1:00pm PDT
quote >> this is a terrible failure of leadership. this is the nsa version of the obama apology talk. this is a successful program. the nsa program is successful. yesterday the president is allowing edward snowden to pull the puppet strings. this man is a traitor to our country and the president somehow feels he has to cater to him. for the last two months since this issue has been out there, the president has been awol,
CSPAN
Aug 9, 2013 2:00pm EDT
quote declassified unprecedented information about the nsa, but we can go further. so the apartment of justice will underublic the rationale article 215 of the patriot act. and release information that entails authority and oversight.
FOX Business
Aug 8, 2013 10:00pm EDT
says there is nothing phones out that ca -- phony about that. "new york times" reported nsa is snooping on a broader ran of americans who communicate with people overseas. this issthe director of nsa, reveals new steps to prevent another snowden from accessing america' top-secret, fox news chief white house correspondent ed henry with the report. >> reporter: general keith alexander, revealed a new step to crackdown, prevent computer administrator from leaking classified duments, revealing he slashing by 90% the nearly 1,000 systems administrators either employed by his agency or like snowden hired as contractors. >> what we're in the process of doing, not fastenough, reducing system by 9% for first -- 90% to make our networks more secure. >> reporter: nsa officl told fo the agency had been planning the cuts before t leaks but is now accelerating them to reduce number of outside people with access to sensitive information. nsa officls saying that move will provide quote, greater grand layerty of data access control, supported with strong crypto graphic enforcement as president obama fac
CNN
Aug 9, 2013 1:00pm PDT
what we're learning are the broad framework that sort of allows the nsa to collect their surveillance and the legal thinking behind their justifications for the surveillance, but we're going to get a lot more detail, we're told, about exactly what the government does when they're looking through e-mails and looking through phone records, et cetera. so i think there is more information to come. that's some big news. boy, did they cover the range of topics. i was at the end of the press conference and they got through most of my questions. so by the end, you could see him, he usually gets a little bit testy at the very end. so can you sometimes get the most fire riery answer when he a little tired by then. but he seemed very subdued today. very calm. in the first term he would get much more prickly in these settings. he just doesn't seem to get all that riled up now. seems like not a lot will bother him. he did get a little on edge about obama. a range of issues and that's only touch of emotion i saw from him. >> he talked about putin's slouch, he looks likes the bored kid at the back o
CNBC
Aug 9, 2013 7:00pm EDT
, to nsa leaker edward snowden. the president also took time to bash republicans for threatening to shut the government down over obama care, a threat by the way that no leadership republican has actually ever made. and stock markets took it on the chin with their first down week since june. the dow was down 233 points overall for the week but consumer credit ratios are the best in 33 years. china is stabilizing. and even europe is looking up. and coming back home, why is it that hollywood celebrities continue to rampage against natural gas fracking. the evidence proves they are wrong. and they are costing blue collar jobs especially in new york and california and do we really need this socialist 101 movie that's coming out tonight? i guarantee you it bombs. all those stories and much more live coming up on "the kudlow report" beginning right now. >>> good evening everyone i'm larry kudlow. president obama held a news conference to announce new steps to prevent abuse of the nsa surveillance program. nbc news' own steve handelsman joins us now with all the details. good evening, steve. wh
FOX News
Aug 9, 2013 12:00am PDT
on tonight's show? >> thanks, greg. coming up on the big show. the nsa is reading your e-mail. or do they? one thing is for sure. they either do or they don't. plus a new poll shows that 40% of white people don't have any close friends of a different race or as a racist would say, a new poll shows that 60% too many white people have close friends of a different race. and finally, ipads for prisoners? this time you've gone too far, obama. greg? >> thanks, andy. >> you becha. >> see you later. >> maybe. >> no. let's welcome our guests. she's so hot her middle name is kelvin. kelvin is spanish for hot by the way. i am here with fox business anchor lori rothman. isn't she adorable? >> that was not adorable. >> you are grounded. and if hilarity was a caw -- comono i would slip inside of him after a hot bath. it is remi! in the prompter it says rhymes with philosophy. and his mere existence is a hate crime against humanity, my sidekick, bill schulz. and his mustache once scored a hat trick in the stanley cup finals and then stole a zamboni where it opened up a supper club. john bolton, fox new
FOX News
Aug 9, 2013 2:00pm PDT
news conference since april 30th. he touched on a number of topics, including the nsa, surveillance, privacy, snowden, putin, drone strike, obama karks republicans shutting down the government, benghazi, the next fed chair, immigration, and the olympics. here are some highlights. >> i wanted to ask you about your evolution on the surveillance issues. why should the public trust you on this issue? >> where we can prevent a terrorist attack, where we can get information ahead of time that we're able to carry out that critical task. >> is he a patriot? you just used those words. >> no, i don't believe he's a patriot. >> do you believe al qaeda has been decimated? >> al qaeda is on its heals, has also been decimated and what else i said is they have me as the ta sized into regional groups that can pose significant dangers. >> september 11th will be the first anniversary of benghazi and you said on september 12th, make no mistake, we'll bring justice to those people. where are they? >> i also said we'll get bin laden and i didn't get him in 11 months. >> i thought he did do a very good j
MSNBC
Aug 9, 2013 11:00am PDT
to come out with some type of his own statement about where he wants to go with the nsa controversy and the transparency going on with its oversight. >> yes, thomas. we've been working our sources within the administration and on capitol hill. we have a bit of a picture of what the president plans to do. he can go on offense, anticipating, i'm sure, about the nsa leaks and the programs that the intelligence community has been undertaking to collect data and so forth. by going on offense, the president is expected to announce that he has plans to take steps to make reforms to some of those programs. with the intention of bringing greater transparency and to build more public confidence. these will be new steps, and he will lay them out in the specifics, but that's the overarching idea, how to create more confidence when there have been so many questions in the public about what these programs can do, the scope of them, the magnitude, and how to bring about more transparency. what could be declassified? we've seen steps toward that already with some of the details of these programs no
FOX News
Aug 9, 2013 1:00am PDT
allegations about the nsa spying scandal show is widespread than initially believed. judge andrew napolitano is very worked up about this and he will be here. [shouting] get somebody out here quick, quick, quick. they where to beat this boy to death. >> laura: horrific beating in florida as thugs pummel a boy on the school bus. what provoked this barbaric attack. why didn't the bus driver do more to stop it? we'll have a factor investigation. chanting] >> laura: a scathing new report shows planned parenthood wasted or abused millions of taxpayer dollars. the mainstreamed me remains silent. but not us. you will be shocked by what we tell you. caution, you are about to enter the no spin zone, and the factor begins right now. ♪ ♪ hi, everyone, i'm laura ingraham for bill o'reilly. thanks for watching us tonight. will past be prologue for hillary clinton? that is the subject of this evening's talking points memo hillary clinton has been gone from her perch at the state department for six months now, but, with mrs. clinton it's never out of site out of mind with die hard democrats. new hampsh
NBC
Aug 9, 2013 5:00pm EDT
the nsa programs would have happened. gate, president obama announced a series of reforms for the controversy all nsa surveillance program. >> we can and must be more transparent. >> including a civil liberties officer at the nsa, a high-level commission to review the intelligence program, and coordination with congress to review the program that collects telephone records. >> it is not enough for me as president to have confidence in these programs. the american people need to have confidence in them as well. >> the president insisted the changes would have taken place even if edward stone in -- even if edward snowden did not leak the nsa programs. >> i think we would have gotten to the same place. >> but do the surveillance reforms vindicate snowden? he has been charged with three felonies, it and if you think c is innocent, the president said he should return to the u.s. and stand trial. >> there were other avenues available for somebody's tensions were stirred and thought they needed to question government actions. week, the white house said edward snowden was a factor
LINKTV
Aug 9, 2013 2:00pm PDT
pwas given asylum in moscow. i expect him to talk about the issue and answer questions on the nsa civilian -- nsa surveillance program, to explain it because there is a growing distrust in the u.s. when it comes to privacy. from what i can speculate -- i think also he will touch n the peace talks between israelis and palestinians. >> in washington with our crystal ball, thank you very much. >> let's not forget that this cooling of relations resulted from russia granting asylum to nsa whistleblower edward snowden. now in a related story, a secure e-mail service thought to be used by snowden has been abruptly closed down. the service, lavabit, appears to have made the decision to shut itself down rather than comply with demand by the government to provide access to customer information. >> the company owner said in a statement, "i have been forced to make a difficult decision -- to become complicit in crimes against the american people or walk away from nearly 10 years of hard work by shutting down lavabit." u.s. president barack obama has spent part of the week huddling to brainsto
MSNBC
Aug 8, 2013 10:00pm PDT
. that is in the rewrite. >>> and later, the latest revelation about the nsa's capacity to read e-mails. [ tires screech ] [ beeping ] ♪ [ male announcer ] we don't just certify our pre-owned vehicles. we inspect, analyze and recondition each one, until it's nothing short of a genuine certified pre-owned... mercedes-benz for the next new owner. ♪ hurry in to your authorized mercedes-benz dealer for 1.99% financing during our certified pre-owned sales event through september 3rd. thto fight chronic. osteoarthritis pain. pre-owned sales event to fight chronic low back pain. to take action. to take the next step. today, you will know you did something for your pain. cymbalta can help. cymbalta is a pain reliever fda-approved to manage chronic musculoskeletal pain. one non-narcotic pill a day, every day, can help reduce this pain. tell your doctor right away if your mood worsens, you have unusual changes in mood or behavior or thoughts of suicide. anti-depressants can increase these in children, teens, and young adults. cymbalta is not for children under 18. people taking maois, linezolid or thioridazin
MSNBC
Aug 9, 2013 12:00pm EDT
the degree to which the nsa is monitoring the content of american communications. it is a development that the paper's editorial board asserted shs a common sense understanding of the fourth amendment. we have chuck todd host of "the daily rundown" i go to you first as our man at 1600 pennsylvania avenue. the fact the white house is having a press conference on an august friday at 3:00 p.m., are we to believe they are excited to get the message out to the media? >> no. i think this is more of a traditional before he's gone on vacation. he's done this before. end of the summer deal. it's one of those things they know they are long overdo on a press conference in that respect. there is a lot of unanswered questions. you brought up that "new york times" sotory yesterday on nsa. this has done more damage to the president and his brand with supporters of his, it's the issue of surveillance and surveillance state, the struggles that he's had to deal with looking at an impact with china and all that. more than any of the other stories, this has been the one that is the most politically damag
NBC
Aug 9, 2013 6:00pm EDT
a scheduled meeting with russian president vladimir putin following his countries granting nsa leaker edward snowden temporary asylum. mr. obama said a paul's was needed. as for snowden? >> i don't think he was a patriot. if he in fact leaves what he did is right, then like every american citizen, he can appear before the court with a lawyer and make his case. a the president announced four-point plan for addressing concerns about the nsa surveillance program, including an outside panel to look at the situation and report act by the end of the year. he said it is not enough for him to have confidence in the system. the mayor can people must have it, too. guys question ma? >> the nsa leaks have led to surveillance changes in germany. say they willers automatically encrypt customers e-mails. budget telecom ceo said that germans are startled by the information. it is not clear if the german security services would have a key to decrypt e-mails. >> shortly before president obama's news conference about the nsa, he signed legislation into law to temporarily reduce rates on government student loan
MSNBC
Aug 9, 2013 10:00am PDT
of the nsa program? >> of all things on his plate, snowden leaks, the question of what does nsa do and what is surveillance about, politically had a bigger impact than the other various controversy. some argue are politically driven and others more serious than that. this one had the actual impact when you look at the polls it's that's where you see skepticism rising among particularly among folks under the age of 40 who spent a lot of time online and he has been getting a lot of advice, the president has, from outside advisers saying you have to be more public in explaining and if your going to defend and in defending. create more transparency and do these things. you have to get out there and explain these programs because you're taking on water on this topic with a group of voters and a group of americans who are inclined to be supportive of you on other things. you can't afford to lose another piece of the american electorate because you have other things you have to push. >> and this comes after congressional leaders met with him for 90 minutes ten days ago. they told him that there ha
NBC
Aug 9, 2013 6:30pm EDT
the president admitted his hand was forced when he announced a series of reforms for the controversial nsa surveillance programs. trying to mitigate the damage done to him politically by nsa leaker, edward snowden, the president announced new steps to try to restore public confidence in the controversial nsa surveillance program. the president refused, though, to give any credit today to snowden. >> is your mindset changed about him. is he now more whistleblower than he is a hacker? is he a patriot? >> i don't think mr. snowden was a patriot, as i said in my opening remarks, i called for a thorough review of our surveillance operations. before mr. snowden made these leaks. i actually think we would have gotten to the same place. and we would have done so without putting at risk our national security. >> among the reforms -- work with congress to change how the nsa collects massive amounts of phone records, mandate more transparency by the secret court that regularly approves the surveillance. and create a task force of private citizens to review the programs. >> all of these steps are desi
FOX Business
Aug 9, 2013 9:20am EDT
the president this afternoon will directly affect the nsa spying? is he going to answer it head-on? >> i find it amusing the republicans have washed all over the front page. monica: bernard, the question here is is the nsa program being abused? using intelligence intercepts coming from the nsa to go on criminal fishing expeditions on american citizens. most americans agree with tracking terrorist. but is it being abused on this administration? >> are you coming out in favor of drug trafficking? they engage in terror acts, why not. stuart: this is why i find these interviews so unsatisfying. there's a point to be made here. the nsa material has been used to track drug traffickers, not just terrorists, drug trafficking. that information is being taken out of the context of terrorism. >> they uncovered this latest threat. i don't understand why republicans are assistant and shoving die program. stuart: this is pointless. you are a democrat, you're putting out the democrats point of view and immediately turning to republicans. i want you to answer the substantial question. nsa snoops, collect a w
FOX Business
Aug 9, 2013 3:00pm EDT
information about the nsa, but we can go further. my direction is to make public the legal rationale for the collection activities under section 215 of the patriot act. the nsa is taking steps to put in place a full-time civil liberties and privacy officer and released information a detailed its mission authorities and oversight. finally creating a website that will serve as a hub for further transparencies. this will give americans and the world the ability to learn more about what it does and what it does not do, how it carries out its mission and why it does so. reforming a high level group of outside experts to review and ee intelligence and communications technologies. we need new thinking for a new era. we now have to unravel terrorist plots by finding a needle in a haystack of global telecommunications. imeanwhile technology is given government putting our own like unprecedented kit will be to monitor it. i am tas testing this independet group to step back and review our capabilities particularly surveillance technologies and they can consider how to maintain the trust of the
FOX News
Aug 9, 2013 1:00pm PDT
, gentler nsa, pretty intrusive but maybe this time with a pretty please. the president announcing steps to make sure government spies don't overstep. but there is more oversight, more transparency on the way. but did he do anything today to quell the controversy? to ed henry at the white house. ed? >> good to see you. you heard the president there. he started the entire news conference with a brief mention about his economic road show but surprisingly, instead of focusing on that, the really did hit the nsa issue hard and shows he is on defense on it. trying to show that he is taking steps to quote-unquote reform it, quote-unquote, add transparency and the like. but as you note there are critics who will say that is not enough, too little too late. the president i would note also on defense in this news conference over the current terror threat that tie back to the nsa surveillance programs, the terror threat in the middle east and whether the president misled the company when he said al qaeda was on the run. you heard my colleague, john carl of abc ask, well, how are they dismated if n
MSNBC
Aug 8, 2013 7:00pm PDT
. that is in the rewrite. >>> and later, the latest revelation about the nsa's capacity to read e-mails. you can't go to school like this, c'mon. don't do it! no! (mom vo) you never know what life's gonna throw at you. if i gotta wear clothes, you gotta wear clothes. (mom vo) that's why i got a subaru. i just pulled up. he did what now? no he's never done that before! oh really? i might have some clothes in the car. (announcer) love. it's what makes a subaru, a subaru. time to have new experiences with a familiar keyboard. to update our status without opening an app. to have all our messages in one place. to browse... and share... faster than ever. ♪ it's time to do everything better than before. the new blackberry q10. it's time. i don't miss out... you sat out most of our game yesterday! asthma doesn't affect my job... you were out sick last week. my asthma doesn't bother my family... you coughed all through our date night! i hardly use my rescue inhaler at all. what did you say? how about - every day? coping with asthma isn't controlling it. test your level of control at asthma.com, then talk to
MSNBC
Aug 9, 2013 12:00pm PDT
behind some of these decisions to be released along with new information directly from the nsa, which is intended to give an operator's manual for what the nsa does and try to fill in some of the gaps. officials say there's been too much confusion and con flags with the leaks, understanding what these programs have been about. they hope to kind of lead the way by clearing up some of this. whatever they do disclose will be scrutinized. congress will certainly have its say when they get back in the fall. but these are going to be issues that will not eeasily go away because of the needs national security-wise and the sort of new-world questions it brings about because of the technology we all live with now. >> absolutely. all right, kelly o'donnell. please stay with us. let's bring in josh farrow. obviously, the national security issues kelly was just mentioning are probably going to be leading this press conference, but the president has been out on a campaign-style tour touting his jobs plans, both on housing and more broadly. how much do we expect to hear here today about economics?
MSNBC
Aug 9, 2013 1:00pm PDT
peterson of lehigh university. welcome to all of you. i want to go right to pete williams on the nsa. pete, you heard the president lay out four changes that he wanted to make, reforming section 215 with new safeguards, greater transparency and also the creation of some kind of new independent body. your reaction to the president on the surveillance issue. >> right. what the president said is that he's willing to look at the issue of having an adversary before the foreign intelligence surveillance corps, one of the criticisms of it is that the only people who ever appear before these judges in secret are the government. nobody's there to argue against or say the government doesn't need this and shouldn't have it. the president has said he's willing to look at an adversary to represent in essence civil liberties interests. he didn't say he was committed to it. he said he was willing to consider it. apparently this is something the government is seriously considering doing. making more public information about how these programs work putting up a website to explain them and bringing in outsi
PBS
Aug 9, 2013 4:30pm PDT
today and said he doesn't think the leaker from the nsa, edward snowden, is a patriot and released a series of reforms he would like to implement. here is how the president described what he would like to do. >> we can't and must be more transparent so i directed the intelligence community to make public as much information about these programs as possible. we have already declassified unprecedented information about the nsa but we can go furter. >> and asked about who he'll pick for the next chairman of the federal reserve he said he didn't want to tip his hand of who he would pick but has two candidates and explained why the white house was defending larry summers in public. take a listen. >> the perception that mr. summers might have an inside track simply had to do with a bunch of attacks that i was hearing on mr. summer's preemptively, which is a standard washington exercise that i don't like. >> reporter: so tyler, obviously, this is very personal for the president. he has a relationship with larry summers. he didn't like to see the piling on. that might explain leaks we saw
LINKTV
Aug 9, 2013 2:30pm PDT
? >> this will be difficult. there is good transparency in normal wiretapping, but when it comes to the nsa, a very secretive organization, this is going to be a more difficult balance to bring some transparency to that secretive world. was the reason these programs go ahead with the national security argument. -- iffense is that it it you have done nothing wrong, you have nothing to hide. >> that has been the assumption but he did say that he assumed that the normal checks and balances were enough, but now he is not so sure about that. inen the nature of secrecy the nsa it is hard to assure that their the -- that these normal checks and balances are in place to protect the american people against unwarranted surveillance. >> you don't sound particularly reassured. >> what he said is correct. he will put the effort into opening this to a panel of experts. to review the checks and balances. beyond that we are not sure if this is going to be enough. >> thank you for joining us. the u.s. and russian affairs chief -- have been meeting despite relations being the lowest and sometime, on matters ranging from syria
ABC
Aug 9, 2013 6:30pm EDT
outlined new measures to reform the top secret surveillance programs revealed by fugitive nsa leaker, edward snowden, including putting a new "civil liberties" officer at the nsa and promising to reveal more about the once-secret programs. >> we can and must be more transparent. >> reporter: but not when it comes to drone strikes. in a response to the latest global terror threat, the u.s. has carried out six drone strikes in the last two weeks. in the interest of transparency, can you tell us about these drone strikes that we've seen over the last couple of weeks in yemen? >> i'm not going to discuss specific operations that have taken place. >> so you won't even confirm that we've carried out drone strikes in yemen? >> i will not have a discussion about operational issues. >> reporter: the spy program reforms announced today would not have happened almost certainly withouthe leaks of edward snowden. that has some people today calling him a hero. the president said he's a lawbreaker, not a patriot. late-breaking news on the terror threat that has resulted in the closing of the embass
FOX News
Aug 9, 2013 3:00pm PDT
-scale news conference in over three months to try and get out in front of the nsa surveillance controversy he was on his heels over a range of national security issues from his prickly relationship with russia to terror threats from al qaeda and why he still hasn't brought the benghazi killers to justice. >> i also said we'd get bin laden and didn't get him in 11 months. so we have informed, i think, the public there's a sealed indictment. >> reporter: the president was referring to the fact that u.s. officials earlier this week revealed the justice department filed its first criminal charges against an unknown number of people believed to be involved in benghazi, which the president vowed to get to the bottom of last september 12th. >> we will work with the libyan government to bring to justice the killers who attacked our people. >> reporter: pressed by fox today on whether his administration is close to having suspects in custody, mr. obama's body language hinted they are. >> i will leave it at that. but -- this remains a top priority for us. anybody who attacks americans, anybody who kill
ABC
Aug 9, 2013 4:00pm PDT
at the nsa why the president says whistle blower edward snowden is not the reason behind the overhaul.  battle over civil rights over seas. one lawmaker wants to keep california investments out of russia. >> a man behind a bizarre >>> president obama says he's encouraging vladimir putin to think forward instead of backward as they try to improve strained relations between the two countries also today obama pledged more oversight at the national security agency's surveillance programs. abc 7 news has more from washington, d.c. on today's white house news conference. >> out of the gate the president announced a series of reforms for the controversial nsa surveillance program. >> we can and must be more transparent. >> that includes a civil liberties officer at nsa, a new commission to review intelligence programs and coordination with congress to review program collects telephone records. >> it's not enough for me as president to have confidence in the programs. the american people need to have confidence nem as well. >> the president insisted change woz have taken place even if edward
FOX News
Aug 8, 2013 11:00pm PDT
. it is like every day there is something new that the nsa admits to. now they are looking at the texts of our e-mails. so if i send an e-mail to a server offseas it happens to be offseas now i'm technically they are allowed to look into my ee-mail. they can now read them. >> i'm out of here. >> so when you are doing anything illegal they are searching for a pattern. i have been a defender of them based on congress asked them to do it. i trust them. everything that i have read that the they are talking to somebody overs overseas. >> after they said they wanted to have a national dialogue about it. i have a chance tomorrow. >> the interview he gave. was jay leno a comedian. this is something people were really ticked off about. >> when obama care was a big issue in 2010 it was on the floor of the house and the senate. there is absolutely no evidence of obama care being an issue. >> it is an issue at town halls. it may or may not work. >> there is frustration especially when it comes to the waiver. what do you think he should say when he has a press conference -- hopefully he will get questions.
FOX News
Aug 9, 2013 8:00am PDT
begins a week-long family vacation. among the likely topics today, obamacare, the nsa, the terror threat overseas and our bumpy relationship with russia. joining me now for her take on what to expect today is monica crowley, fox news contributor. monica, always good to have you with us here on "happening now." the president, he is facing some questions today from the quote, unquote, news media as opposed to what he did the other night on tuesday with jay leno which is a softer approach. what do you think he is going to face today? >> actually jay leno asked him tougher questions. kelly: good for jay leno. >> sometimes than we see from the white house press corps, right? the president does in press conferences. he runs out the clock and take a question and tends to filibuster. i have a feeling this press conference lasts about an hour which is usually the time frame, he will run out the clock and run out the door to his vacation. i expect he will get a couple questions on nsa. for example he told jay leno earlier this week that the u.s. does not have a domestic spying program yet "the new
NBC
Aug 8, 2013 11:00pm PDT
of people are about to lose their jobs at the nsa because of the leak by edward snowden. >>> it's opening night for a controversial bikini club in the south bay. so... [ gasps ] these are sandra's "homemade" yummy, scrumptious bars. hmm? maybe. rich chocolate chips... i just wanted you to eat more fiber. and then the awards started coming in, and i became addicted to the fame. topped with chocolaty drizzle... and fraudulence. i'm in deep, babe. you certainly are. [ male announcer ] fiber one. fiber beyond recognition. try new fiber one peanut butter protein bars. >>> major changes at the national security agency. after former contractor, edward snowden leaked those classified documents and information. the nsa intends to eliminate about 90% of its 1,000 system administrators. this in order to reduce the number of people with access to secret information. the nsa didn't they when they will make the cuts. they say it was planned before snowden leaked the information. >>> more precaution. late today, the state department ordered nonessential staff to leave the consulate in pakistan. the u.s.
CBS
Aug 9, 2013 12:00pm PDT
these programs as possible. we have already declassified unprecedented information about the nsa. but we can go further. so at my direction the department of justice will make public the legal rational for the government's collection activities under section 215 of the patriot act. the nsa is taking steps to put in place a full-time civil liberties and privacy officer. and released information that details its mission, authorities and oversight. and finally the intelligence community is creating a web site that will serve as a hub for further transparency. and this will give americans and the world the ability to learn more about what our intelligence communities does and what it doesn't do; how it carries out its mission; and why it does so. fourth, we're forming a high-level group of outside experts to review our entire intelligence communications technologies. we need new thinking for a newera. we now have to unravel terrorist plots by finding a needle in a hey stake of global telecommunications. and meanwhile technology has given governments, including our own, unprecedented capability to m
CNBC
Aug 9, 2013 3:00pm EDT
information about the nsa, but we can go further. so at my direction, the department of justice will make public the legal rationale for the government's collection activities under section 215 of the patriot act. the nsa is taking steps to put in place a full-time civil liberties and privacy officer and released information that details its mission, authorities, and oversight, and finally, the intelligence community is creating a website that will serve as a hub for further transparency, and this will give americans and the world the ability to learn more about what our intelligence community does and what it doesn't do, how it carries out its mission, and why it does so. fourth, we're forming a high-level group of outside experts to review our entire intelligence and communications technologies. we need new thinking for a new era. we now have to unravel terrorist plots by finding a needle in a haystack of global telecommunications, and meanwhile, technology has given governments, including our own, unprecedented capability to monitor communications. so i'm tasking this independent group
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